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The Hybrid Workplace Is a Reality, but the Office Is Not Dead
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The flexibility to support teams cycling through in-person and remote work highlights the need for investment in cloud-based services to support the workflows of the future at scale.
By Ranjan Singh, Executive VP, Crestron , 2/26/2021
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Questions to Ask About DevOps Strategy On-Prem vs. the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Not every company can or wants to go cloud native but that does not mean they are completely cut off from the advantages of DevOps.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/12/2021
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Overcoming Digital Transformation Challenges With The Cloud
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Hereís how cloud computing can enable the future of work, accelerate data strategies, integrate AI and cyber strategies, and innovate for social good.
By Diana Kearns-Manolatos, Senior Manager, Deloitte , 2/12/2021
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What Comes Next for AWS with Jassy to Become Amazon CEO
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Change looms as the chief executive at the dominant player in cloud computing prepares to lead parent company.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/4/2021
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Why the Financial Services Industry is Embracing the Cloud
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Financial services firms, such as banks and insurance providers, are rapidly heading into the cloud, lured by the promise of multiple monetary, innovation and performance benefits.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 2/4/2021
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Where Cloud Adoption is Still Needed
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COVID-19 is a wake-up call for leaders to embrace cloud technology. However, some industries that would benefit from cloud adoption still resist.
By Oleg Kucheryavenko, Accenture Cloud First , 2/1/2021
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What Happens If a Cloud Provider Shuts You Out?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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When AWS bounced Parler from its servers, it raised questions about continuity of service other companies may need to consider.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/28/2021
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Can Cloud Revolutionize Business and Software Architecture?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Closing days of CES 2021 looked at the impact cloud may have on businesses going forward and the importance of cloud architecture.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/15/2021
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2021 Outlook: Tackling Cloud Transformation Choices
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Weighing complex decisions on cloud adoption and how to make the most of it is a discussion more CIOs will face this new year -- and in the future.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/4/2021
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Overcoming Challenges of Securing Cloud-Native Applications
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With the trend toward cloud native applications, a new set of security challenges are arising. Here are solutions to address these head-on.
By Cindy Blake, Senior Security Evangelist, GitLab , 1/4/2021
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Why Quantum Computing's Future Lies in the Cloud
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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When real-world quantum applications begin appearing, cost, complexity, and other issues will likely float them into the cloud.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 12/21/2020
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Ready for Desktop as a Service?
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
DaaS is one of the surprising cloud computing trends for this year and is expected to explode in 2021. Here are six signs that DaaS might be a good fit for your organization.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 12/18/2020
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Why Lego Went Cloud and Serverless to Handle Traffic Spikes
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Toy giant spoke at AWS re:Invent about its transformation to better scale its online resources to accommodate customer demand.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/17/2020
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Can Reskilling Lead to Lasting Jobs in Digital and Cloud?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
More options are emerging to retrain workers for possibly career-changing roles in the transforming enterprise landscape.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/16/2020
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Gartner on Drivers and Deterrents to Cloud Adoption
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Conference sessions shows midsize enterprises weigh costs and uncertainty about the cloud against potential time savings and efficiency.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/10/2020
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CIOs: The New Corporate Rock Stars
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Here are five practical ways technology leaders can meet emerging obligations.
By Greg Douglass, Technology Strategy & Advisory Lead, Accenture , 12/9/2020
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Google Cloudís Penny Avril on Preparing for the Unexpected
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Cloud resources must be prepared to adapt to tumultuous events, from sudden surges in online shopping to the repercussions of the pandemic.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/7/2020
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Choosing the Right Cloud Technical Support Plan
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Hereís a quick review of some of the differences within support tiers from leading IaaS providers.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 12/7/2020
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5 Use Cases for the Next Great Frontier in IT Services
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IT leaders should take note of the industry dynamics and these emerging use cases in order to get ahead of their peers in the next few years.
By Sid Nag, Gartner Inc. , 12/7/2020
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Andy Jassy: Speed is Not Preordained; Itís a Choice
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
AWS CEO talks cloud, the changing landscape of enterprise IT, and the need to be maniacal and relentless to drive reinvention.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/2/2020
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